Year Launched: 1996
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Fodors.com provides its users with over 700 local writers who write information useful to potential travelers. Fodors is confident that it is giving its users the best travel information possible because the reviews are written by people who actually live there, which means they can inform potential travelers about ‘secret’ spots, ‘hot’ spots, and places you need to see, etc. The site also rates hotels and restaurants in the area.
As described on Wikipedia.
Fodor’s /ˈfoʊdərz/ is the world’s largest publisher of English language travel and tourism information, and the first relatively professional producer of travel guidebooks. Fodor’s Travel and Fodors.com are divisions of Random House, Inc.
About Fodors (From Site Owner)
Fodor’s helps you unleash the possibilities of travel by providing the insights and tools you need to experience the trips you want. While you’re always at the helm, Fodor’s offers the assurance of our expertise, the guarantee of selectivity, and the choice details that truly define a destination. It’s like having a friend wherever you travel.
Resources that you’ll want to read as well as reference, our guide books and website offer current and discerning shopping, dining, hotel, and culture recommendations, as well as compelling features and articles that convey the essence of each destination. And we are confident that we’re giving you the best information because our products are written by people who live there. We seek to hire local writers who know their destinations better than anyone else. Our worldwide team of over 700 travel writers bring you the latest, most accurate coverage, and like trusted companions, reveal local treasures and everything you need to know before you arrive.
More than an online resource, Fodors.com connects you to a like-minded community of selective travelers-living, learning, and traveling on their terms. Together, our books, our website, and you make it possible for every trip to be a trip of a lifetime.
Audience snapshot. Based on internet averages, Fodors.com is visited more frequently by females possessing a college education or higher who are searching from the comfort of their home.
History as found on Wikipedia
In 1996, Fodor’s launched a travel-related website fodors.com, which was nominated for a Webby Award in 2004. Today, Fodor’s has published more than 440 guides (in 14 series) on over 300 destinations, and has more than 700 permanently placed researchers all over the world